Originally Posted by Beeston Brawler
Rees was offered the fight with Burns - a figure of £50k was bandied about at the time.
However there was a sticking point over options, Allegedly wanted five apparently, though he insisted it was only (
Rees said on Boxrec that he wanted to remain a Matchroom fighter for the forseeable and has worked hard to get himself high in the rankings and might get a shot elsewhere in the next 12 months.
As for Mathews, I don't blame him for turning down £15k, he's on a bit of a hiding to nothing, especially with only a few days notice. He'd be doing Allegedly a big favour so is entitled to a bit of a premium.
what sort oof options does he mean?always wondered what they meant when people mentioned them?